Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Project and Portfolio Management

Published: 21 May 2019

ID: G00366297

Analyst(s): Anthony Henderson , Daniel Stang , Mbula Schoen


Continuous delivery is driving more PPM leaders to connect aligned strategic business investments with diversified, changing delivery focused on time to value. This Magic Quadrant evaluates PPM providers offering technology to support these endeavors.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • New PPM Market Challenges
  • Portfolio Versus Execution Configurations
  • Standard Use Cases and Critical Capabilities
  • AI- and RPA-Enabled PPM

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Broadcom (CA Technologies)
    • Cerri
    • Changepoint
    • Clarizen
    • KeyedIn
    • Micro Focus
    • Microsoft
    • One2Team
    • ONEPOINT Projects
    • Planisware
    • Planview
    • Project Objects
    • Sciforma
    • Sopheon
    • Upland
    • Workfront
    • WorkOtter
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


  • PPM for the Execution-Level PPM Customer
  • PPM for the Portfolio-Level Customer
  • PPM Support for Agile Development and Innovative Work Delivery
  • PPM, Social Networking and Collaboration
  • PPM and Mobile Device Support
  • Basic Project Management and Reporting From Non-PPM Providers

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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